Business Management/Administration

Welcome to the Business Management/Administration Community! Members of this community are both innovative thinkers and process focused leaders that like the challenge of developing and implementing cutting edge technology for real world applications. Management students are well-rounded, developing collaboration and cross-disciplinary skills, sharpening communication skills, and acquiring analytic and managerial skills necessary in today’s rapidly evolving global economy. This unique set of skills allows students to access a wide range of potential career opportunities in industries spanning banking and building project management to health sciences and technology.

What Is an Applicant Tracking System? Your Questions Answered!

You’ve probably seen the stats that say a majority of resumes are screened out by applicant tracking systems (ATS) and never seen by a human. Or you’ve heard that if you don’t use enough of the right keywords, your application …

By Rachel Pelta - Forage
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How to write a standout cover letter

When applying for jobs, cover letters are an easy way to set yourself apart from the crowd and help you move on to the next round of consideration. This doesn’t mean, however, that you should write your cover letter in …

By Dahlia Keen - College Recruiter
College Recruiter
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Corporate Jargon Gen Z Should Know

There’s enough to worry about when entering the workforce: What are my responsibilities? Am I capable enough to do this job? Will my manager like me? Corporate jargon shouldn’t add to your stress. From terms like “bandwidth” to acronyms like …

By Zoe Kaplan - Forage
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What Are Writing Skills?

You don’t need to be the great next American novelist to use writing skills. Writing skills apply to nearly every field, even if you’re not working in a creative career.

At work, writing is a hard skill we use to …

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Top Interpersonal Skills Employers Look For

Often known as people skills, interpersonal skills are the soft skills you use to interact with others. In the workplace, these skills are essential to being an effective team player and contributing to a positive work environment.

Yet some interpersonal …

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Student Resources

Pitch and Presentation Tips

A Pitch or Presentation is broken up into 3 parts:
• Problem
• Solution
• Conclusion

Use this guide to help you craft …

Applicant Tracking Systems and Professional Summaries

When applying to full-time positions outside of WITworks, seniors and alumni need to tailor their resumes to each position they …

Co-op FAQS

Answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about Co-ops at Wentworth.

How to Prepare for an IT Support Interview

Typical questions and answers for IT Support interviews.

How to Keep Your Resume to One Page

Sometimes keeping a resume to one page seems like an impossible task, but there are ways to do it. These …

Co-op & Career Advisors’ Favorite Job Search Website

Check out this list of the Co-op & Career Advisors’ favorite job search sites to get the most out of …

Wentworth Clubs & Organizations

Connect with student organizations for further cultural networks of support.  Up-to-date information and meeting times can be found on LeopardSpot.

Featured Classes

Advanced Microsoft Power BI (2018)

Helen Wall
View Helen’s LinkedIn Newsletter Data visualization allows you to represent information digitally and graphically, to convey the results of data…

Power BI Essential Training (2020)

Gini von Courter
Discover how to quickly glean insights from your data using Power BI. This formidable set of business analytics tools—which includes…

Building Monorepos on GitHub (2022)

Carlos Solís
If you’re a developer or system administrator, you’re always looking for easier and more collaborative ways to manage a large…

Microsoft 365 Teams Administrator Associate Cert Prep (AZ-700): Plan, Configure, and Deploy

Robert McMillen
Organizations around the world have adopted Microsoft Teams for its secure conferencing, chat, and collaboration features. Employers need certified administrators…

Transitioning into Machine Learning Engineering

Khaulat Abdulhakeem
Machine learning engineers are increasingly in high demand, which bodes well if you’re a data scientist or software developer who’s…

Nail Your C# Interview

Kathryn Hodge
Applying for C# programming jobs? Learn the programming and non-technical skills needed to land a C# developer position in this…

Automating SQL Server with dbatools

Jess Pomfret
If you want to learn more about automating SQL Server, you’ve come to the right place. Did you know you…

Cybersecurity Careers: Getting Started as a CISO

Jerich Beason
Chief information security officer (CISO) has ascended to an executive role in most organizations, and all signs point to its…

Oracle Cloud Database Service Professional Workshop

Oracle University
Important skills for implementation and management are the main topics of this course. An in-depth knowledge and set of skills…

Learning Computer Security and Internet Safety

Jess Stratton
Learn how to safeguard your computer, keep your digital data secure, and protect your privacy online. This beginner’s guide to…

AWS: Storage and Data Management

Brandon Rich
Amazon Web Services offers solutions that are ideal for managing data on a sliding scale—from small businesses to big data…

Apple Watch Tips and Tricks

Garrick Chow
Apple Watch continues to evolve. In this course, Garrick Chow explores the features and capabilities of the latest Apple Watch…

Learning Excel: Data Analysis (2019)

Curt Frye
Microsoft Excel is an important tool for data analysis. It helps companies accurately assess situations and make better business decisions.…

Advanced Terraform (2020)

David Swersky
Terraform simplifies and accelerates the configuration of cloud-based environments. DevOps engineers looking to use Terraform in the real world can…

Microsoft 365 Fundamentals (MS-900) Cert Prep: 1 Cloud Concepts (Jan 2022)

ITProTV
This course begins a series on preparing for the Microsoft 365 Fundamentals (MS-900) exam, a useful certification to have if…

Microsoft 365 Teams Administrator Associate Cert Prep (AZ-700): Managing Collaboration Tools

Robert McMillen
The collaboration and communication that Microsoft Teams enables can be an invaluable tool for businesses, as shown by the exponential…

NoSQL for Non-Programmers

David Jones-Gilardi
Understanding what NoSQL means for programmers can be hard enough, but what about people who are not in the development…

Google Cloud: Controlling Cost

Lynn Langit
Moving workloads to the cloud has many benefits, but without successful management, costs can be a big concern. In this…

Building Your First iOS 16 App

Todd Perkins
Do you have a brand or product that needs its own app on the go? No problem. You can build…

Advance Your Cybersecurity Career

Henri Davis
If you’re feeling bored, stuck in your role, and you aren’t sure how to land a new position, you may…

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Career Outcomes

The First Destination Survey is administered bi-annually to all bachelor’s and master’s degree students who participated in the December, April, or August commencement exercises. The data below is collected up to six months following graduation by Wentworth Institute of Technology’s Center for Cooperative Education and Career Development. This information is collected in accordance with the national standards established by NACE.

View our comprehensive Class of 2021 report here which includes longitudinal comparisons through 2018.

If you are a member of the Class of 2022 please complete the Career Outcomes survey here.

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First Destination

First Destination is a nationally recognized term that is used to describe the first experiences of college graduates.  At Wentworth, we survey students at cap and gown pick-up and follow up within six months following graduation. Undergraduate students pursue a variety of opportunities post-graduation, including full-time employment, graduate school, and entrepreneurial endeavors.